March 17, 2020

Richards Kibbe & Orbe is committed to keeping our clients, our people and our community safe during these unprecedented times. As we all adapt to manage the impact of COVID-19, RK&O has made a few adjustments to our business operations.

March 11, 2020

RK&O partner Julia Lu has been named to the Panel of Recognized International Market Experts in Finance (P.R.I.M.E. Finance), an innovative collaboration established to help resolve and to assist judicial systems in the resolution of disputes concerning complex financial transactions. 

March 11, 2020

In this article published by ValueWalk, RK&O partners Paul Haskel and Jim Walker give their insight and outline their initial thoughts on the NYCBA report on litigation finance.

March 4, 2020

RK&O partner Audrey Ingram joins the LexisNexis roundtable and gives her insight on various topics in the legal industry.

February 6, 2020

RK&O partner Jamie Schafer has been selected to be a member of the 2020 class of Fellows, participating in a landmark program created by the Leadership Council on Legal Diversity (LCLD) to identify, train and advance the next generation of leaders in the legal profession.

February 4, 2020

RK&O recently achieved a complete litigation victory for an AmLaw 20 law firm in Fosshage v. Mitta Water Holdings, LLC, a derivative shareholder lawsuit brought in the Commercial Division of the New York State Supreme Court. 

January 13, 2020

RK&O partner David B. Massey has been elected co-chair of the firm’s Litigation Department. Mr. Massey will join H. Rowan Gaither IV, who will continue in his role as co-chair of the Litigation group.  Additionally, partners Shari A. Brandt and David W.T. Daniels have been re-elected to the firm’s Executive Committee.

January 12, 2020

RK&O partner Jamie Schafer was featured in The Washington Post "Capital Business" section.

January 9, 2020

RK&O partner Jamie Schafer was featured in the Reuters “Career Tracker” column.

January 7, 2020

RK&O partner Jamie Schafer was featured in the Bloomberg Big Law Business “Wake Up Call” column.

January 7, 2020

RK&O partner Jamie Schafer was featured in the Global Investigations Review "People News" section.

January 1, 2020

Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP is pleased to announce that Jamie A. Schafer has been named a partner in the firm.

December 23, 2019

RK&O partner Paul Haskel discusses the state of litigation finance and the outlook for the year ahead.  

December 9, 2019

RK&O partner David Massey was quoted in Vanguard Law Magazine discussing the FIFA bribery scandal.

November 12, 2019

RK&O partner Audrey Ingram discusses the U.S. v. Hoskins FCPA case with The AmLaw Litigation Daily. 

November 4, 2019

RK&O partner Scott Budlong was interviewed by Agenda about the DE duty-of-oversight cases and the impact they might have.

November 1, 2019

RK&O partner Gregory Plotko was interviewed by CNN Business about the Murray Energy bankruptcy filing and how it may impact the United Mine Workers of America pension plan.

October 30, 2019

Global Investigations Review has named Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP to its esteemed GIR 100 2019 list.

October 10, 2019

RK&O Gregory Plotko discussed rival proposals in PG&E reorganization with POWER Magazine and Barron's.

October 2, 2019

RK&O partner Margaret Meyers has been selected as one of Diversity Journal's Women Worth Watching for 2019.

September 17, 2019

RK&O partner Paul Haskel was featured on a podcast for Litigation Finance Journal.

September 16, 2019

Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP successfully represented twelve defendants in the dismissal of a putative class action against numerous banks and interdealer brokers.

September 13, 2019

In this article published in Law360, RK&O partner Gregory Plotko is quoted on the PG&E California wildifire settlement.

September 13, 2019

In this article published by the San Francisco Chronicle, RK&O partner Gregory Plotko is quoted on the PG&E California wildfire settlement.

September 12, 2019

Super Lawyers has recognized 12 Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP attorneys as leaders in their respective practices.

September 3, 2019

The National Law Journal has released its inaugural Equality Trailblazers list, which spotlights individuals who are committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace.

August 22, 2019

RK&O partner Scott Budlong was quoted in Law360's article "SEC Breaks Yearslong Silence On Selective Disclosures".

August 16, 2019

RK&O partner Shari Brandt was named to Benchmark Litigation’s “Top 250 Women in Litigation” list for 2019, her fifth consecutive year receiving this recognition.

August 15, 2019

Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP partners Lee S. Richards III, Michael D. Mann and James Q. Walker have been selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2020.

July 18, 2019

RK&O recently provided pro bono assistance to Mrs. G., a Guatemalan immigrant, in securing permanent residency on her path to becoming a U.S. citizen.

July 3, 2019

RK&O partner James Walker featured in "The Biggest Legal Ethics Decisions Of 2019: Midyear Report" in Law360.

June 26, 2019

In an in-depth interview with Corporate Crime Reporter, RK&O partner David Massey discusses the details of the groundbreaking Connolly case, in which a New York federal judge found that the Government "outsourced" a criminal investigation to a bank and its outside counsel.

June 25, 2019

Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP represented ActiveViam in connection with a minority, growth equity investment from Guidepost Growth Equity.

May 29, 2019

Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP has been named a Recommended Firm in the areas of Corporate Investigations & White Collar Criminal Defense, General Commercial Disputes and Securities Litigation by The Legal 500 United States 2019.

May 17, 2019

RK&O partner James Walker has been featured as one of New York Law Journal's 2019 New York Trailblazers.

May 15, 2019

RK&O partner David Massey was quoted in Law360's article "College Hoops Probe May Fall Short On Thwarting Corruption".

May 9, 2019

RK&O partners Margaret Meyers and Kevin Rubinstein were featured in the Law360 "Attys Who Moved Up The Firm Ranks in Q1" promotions round-up.

April 25, 2019

Chambers USA has recognized Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP as a national leader in Corporate Crime & Investigations and among the leading New York firms in the categories of Litigation: General Commercial (Highly Regarded) and White Collar Crime & Government Investigations.

April 17, 2019

RK&O partner Audrey Ingram discusses the Fresenius Medical Care AG & Co. KGaA settlement with Anti-Corruption Report. 

April 8, 2019

Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP partner Jamie Schafer was named to the 2018 Capital Pro Bono High Honor Roll by the District of Columbia Court of Appeals and the Superior Court of the District of Columbia. 

April 3, 2019

RK&O partners Shari Brandt and James Walker have been selected to join Law360's Editorial Advisory Boards. Ms. Brandt has been named a member of the Securities Editorial Advisory Board and Mr. Walker has been named a member of the Legal Ethics Editorial Advisory Board. These Editorial Advisory Boards provide feedback on Law360's coverage, as well as expert...